A Fresh Start

November 2007
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p35
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs on hotel and meeting destinations in the U.S. as of November 2007. Sheraton Gateway in Atlanta underwent a major renovation and now includes a 13,000 square foot facility for conferences. The 353-room Hotel Sax Chicago opened in March 2006 and boasts of facilities such as roundtable videoconferencing and temperature controls for each meeting room. The Grand Del Mar in San Diego has 294 rooms and a 10,000 square-foot ballroom.


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